Contempt: IGP claims ignorance as court orders imprisonment

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday sentenced the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, to three-month imprisonment for flouting a 2011 court order. The IG’s committal followed a suit filed by a police officer, Mr Patrick Okoli, who was unlawfully and compulsorily retired from the Nigeria Police Force. The court also ordered the

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Tinubu not in US, APC debunks viral photo

The All Progressives Congress Campaign Council has dismissed a viral photograph alleging that the party’s presidential candidate,  Bola Tinubu, held ‘talks’ with the United States President, Joe Biden, at the White House.   The development is coming barely 24 hours after the PCC similarly denied issuing a statement to apologise to former Governor of Cross

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BREAKING: Court remands doctor Olaleye over alleged rape

An Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court on Wednesday, remanded  57-year-old medical doctor of Optimal Cancer Care Foundation, Dr Olufemi Olaleye, over alleged defilement of his wife’s 15-year-old niece.   The court remanded him after he took his plea on a two count charge bordering on the defilement of a child and sexual assault

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In Face of Oil Theft, CBN’s RT200 Initiative Records $4.987bn Inflow

Nume Ekeghe   The Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) RT200 (Race to $200 billion forex inflows), which is an initiative that aims to boost non-oil exports has recorded $4.987 billion forex inflows in 2022.   CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, who disclosed the feat achieved by its RT200 initiative yesterday, said the amount recorded so

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2023: Tinubu, Obi solicit campaign funds from masses

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, and Labour Party, LP, have turned to the citizenry for financial support to realise the presidential quests of their candidates. While the APC launched a crowdfund app for the Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Senator Kashim Shettima campaign in Lagos, the LP launched what it termed “One Thousand Naira Challenge,”

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Marketers project N350/litre pump price in Nigeria

The pump price of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, could hit N400/litre at most filling stations before the end of this year, going by the continued scarcity of the product, oil marketers stated on Tuesday. This will represent over 100 per cent increase in the pump price over the period. Dealers said if the

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Fuel hike: NANS threatens to shut petrol stations

The leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students, South-West zone, has condemned the hardship brought upon Nigerians, most especially students, by the increment in fuel pump prices in the southwestern region of the country.   NANS, in a statement signed by the zone’s Coordinator, deputy Coordinator and Public Relations Officer, Emmanuel Olatunji, Alao John

By |2022-11-29T19:46:14+01:00November 29th, 2022|Categories: News|0 Comments

Tinubu-Obi: No manifesto, no debate, says Keyamo

A spokesperson for the All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council, Festus Keyamo, has given conditions for which his party will accept to debate with the presidential candidate of Labour Party, Peter Obi.   Listing the conditions in a statement on Tuesday, Keyamo said Obi should first release his manifesto before any debate with him could

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Aisha Buhari: ECOWAS youth ambassador demands student’s release

The office of the Economic Community of West African States Youth Ambassador, Richard Solomon, has called for the immediate release of the detained undergraduate of the Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State, Aminu Mohammed, who was arrested by the police over a post on Twitter, alleging Aisha Buhari, wife of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari

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Senegal secure round of 16 spot, beat Ecuador 2-1

Senegal has become the first African country to qualify for the round of 16 knockout stage in the on-going 2022 World Cup, with their win 2-1 against Ecuador on Tuesday at the Khalifa International Stadium in Qatar.   Ismaila Sarr gave the opener for Senegal with his penalty, 44’, and Kalidou Koulibaly sealed the game

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